Looking for the best of both worlds? Then the Bridge Camera is a great option because it packs the flexibility and manual control of a DSLR into the smaller form factor of a compact camera.
Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS will satisfy your needs.
Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Canon device is a very good option!
Slow motion recordings add an extra dimension of fun and entertainment. This camera comes with an in-built setting that enables this mode.
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos.
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the PowerShot SX520 HS is an easy recommendation for this.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the PowerShot SX520 HS.
Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS for aquatic photos is a treat.
Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from Canon is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the PowerShot SX520 HS is a breeze.
To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Canon is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the PowerShot SX520 HS showcases your refined taste in mobile cameras. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the PowerShot SX520 HS is a safe bet.
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.4-6.0|
|Camera File System||DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Playback Zoom (max)||10 x|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|Shooting Modes||M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Creative Shot, SCN*1, Creative Filters*2, Movie*3|
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±2EV (1/3 EV step)|
|Flash Exposure Lock||Yes|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Manual, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (tele)||1.3 - 3 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.5 - 5.5 m|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Lock||Yes|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Face detection, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Focus Adjustment||Auto, Manual|
|Macro Focusing Range||0 - 50 m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Camera Shutter Speed||15 - 1/2000 s|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||15 s|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVC, H.264, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Combined Zoom||168 x|
|Digital Zoom||4 x|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||24 - 1008 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.3 - 180.6 mm|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||13/10|
|Maximum Aperture Number||6|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||1008 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.4|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Optical Zoom||42 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||461000 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x 4.55 mm|
|Total Megapixels||16.8 MP|
|Image Processor||DIGIC 4+|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||C|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||210 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery, USB|
|Bundled Software||ImageBrowser EX, CameraWindow, PhotoStitch|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||441 g|
|Mac Operating Systems Supported||Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks|
|Windows Operating Systems Supported||Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||3264 x 2448, 2048 x 1536, 640 x 480, 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 1832, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360, 4608 x 3072, 3264 x 2176, 2048 x 1368, 640 x 424, 3456 x 3456, 2448 x 2448, 1536 x 1536, 480 x 480|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||10 - 90 %|